London: Smith Elder and Co., Cornhill. 1842. 1st Edition. INSCRIBED PRESENTATION copy to one "Captain Aurthur" iv, 115, [1 (blank)], 24 pp. Errata slip tipped-in after the blank page, followed by a 24 page July 1842 publisher catalogue. Frontispiece map. 8vo. 9" x 5-5/8". Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt stamped title lettering to spine & boards stamped in blind. Pale yellow eps. Spine slightly sunned. Small white spot to lower edge of front board. Evidence of damping to rear board, otherwise a VG copy. Item #46980
Verse regarding the "career of an officer in the East India Company's army" during the British Occupation of India.